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ASPECTS 38-1 Dr. Semaan (right) performs a single-port robotic-assisted hysterectomy with resident Dr. Glover ASPECTS 38-1 Dr. Bardo Scholarship


Healthy Dose Blog: Mickey, Minnie & measles, oh my!

The illness, which was declared “eliminated” in the U.S. in 2000, has spanned four states and sickened 39 people since the Disney outbreak occurred. But this is far from the first time Americans have seen measles since 2000.More

Dr. Toth
Dr. Linda Toth Appointed Chair of GRAND

Linda Toth, Ph.D., associate dean for research and faculty affairs and professor of pharmacology at SIU School of Medicine, has been appointed the chair of the Group on Research Advancement and Development’s Steering Committee, a professional group of the Association for American Medical CollegesMore

Dr. Bennett
Gift Funds New SIU Programs to Raise Awareness of Developmentally Disabled

A $400,000 endowment from the Donnelly Family Trust will be used to develop methods to raise awareness and educate the medical community about how to interact with and care for patients with developmental disabilities.More

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Best defense against cervical cancer is getting screened

Sangamon County Department of Public Health, with assistance from SIU Med School and St. John’s Hospital, will sponsor free screenings for uninsured women during the month of January.More

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